Detail about tomorrows CAOUG meeting
- Tomorrow's meeting begins at 11:30 at the Mountain Brook Inn on highway 280,
near Rossi's, but on the other side of the highway. Please remember to RSVP
if you haven't, so that we can get a count for the lunch which will be
provided by DCC.
Here are more details:
The presentation will begin with answering basic questions such as What is a
Data Warehouse? and What is meant by Business Intelligence? Then, the
presentation will turn to specific case studies that exemplify the most
common types of data warehouses / data marts that are being constructed.
Strategies will be discussed for making any data warehouse project
successful. Finally, the presentation will end with a summary of future
trends in the Data Warehousing arena including data mining.
Jennifer Cunningham, Technical Director for Diversified Computer Consultants
in Greenville, S.C. , is known in the IT industry for her work on several of
the largest Oracle data warehouses in existence. Most recently, Jennifer
has served as lead Oracle Architect on four Oracle data warehouse
implementations for First USA Bank in Delaware, the largest of which was
fifteen terabytes in size. Before entering the Business Intelligence arena
in 1996, Jennifer had been a worldwide Oracle Financials project manager for
NCR Corporation as well as a Senior Oracle Database Administrator with
Oracle Corporation. Jennifer is a renowned speaker at international IT
conferences on the subject of large-scale Oracle implementations, including
a recent presentation at the May 2000 International Oracle Users' Group
conference in Anaheim on the subject of business intelligence. In addition,
Jennifer is President of the Upstate S.C. Branch of the IOUG-A.